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Boat trip from Faro to Ilha Deserta by Ferry

Boat trip from Faro to Ilha Deserta by Ferry

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Explore the rugged ‘Deserted Island’ located just off the Algarve coast. Take the ferry to the island and observe the various bird species that inhabit the area such as herons, plovers, and black-winged stilts. Soak up the sun on the white sandy beaches or go for a walk and admire the beautiful scenery before taking the ferry back to Faro.
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  • 1 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$12.64
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$12.64
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

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Ria Formosa Natural Park is one of the most impressive natural wonders along Portugal’s Algarve coast and the best way to explore is by boat. Hop aboard a catamaran on this small-group tour from Faro; cruise around the islands of Culatra, Farol, and Deserta; and spot wild flamingos and egrets swooping over the lagoon.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.33
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$36.33
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Birdwatching Segway Tour from Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Birdwatching Segway Tour from Faro

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Experience nature up close and personal on a Segway, during this 1.5-hour birdwatching tour in Ria Formosa Natural Park, departing from Faro. The beauty of the Algarve is in its iconic landscapes and untouched marshes. During this tour, explore Ria Formosa Natural Park and spot native and migratory birds feeding in freshwater lagoons, tidal flats and other ecosystems. Catch glimpses of flamingos, the rare purple swamphen, and other bird species as you learn about their natural habitat from your expert guide. This nature and wildlife tour also offers an optional pickup and drop-off from your Algarve hotel.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$63.17
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$63.17
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Ilha Deserta and Farol Island: a small group boat trip in Ria Formosa from Faro

Ilha Deserta and Farol Island: a small group boat trip in Ria Formosa from Faro

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Cruise the glittering waters of Ria Formosa Natural Park on a 3-hour sailing trip from Faro. After you climb aboard a luxurious catamaran, sail to natural landmarks like Deserta Island and Farol Island and scour the scenery for sightings of exotic birds. Observe the lives of locals as you listen to history and culture-rich commentary from your guide. Receive personalized attention on this small-group tour, limited to 10 passengers.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.33
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Quarteira and Vilamoura Seaside Segway Tour

Quarteira and Vilamoura Seaside Segway Tour

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Explore the pristine coastal towns of Quarteira and Vilamoura during this small-group guided 1.5-hour seaside Segway tour in the Algarve. Glide along the halcyon Falésia and Quarteira beaches and admire pale sands positioned next to the Atlantic’s emerald waters. This tour explores the Vilamoura marina’s scintillating farmer’s markets where you can observe stalls of local fish and fresh produce. While you zip along palm-lined promenades, enjoy an in depth experience as your expert guide highlights the Algarve’s interesting culture and history.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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2-hour Bird Watching Guided Boat Trip in Ria Formosa from Faro Algarve

2-hour Bird Watching Guided Boat Trip in Ria Formosa from Faro Algarve

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If you’re a nature lover in The Algarve, Ria Formosa National Park should be at the top of your itinerary. During this 2-hour tour from Faro, you’ll explore the natural landscape on a ‘saveiro’ (a traditional painted boat) while learning about the myriad of bird species that inhabit the area. With luck, you’ll spot birds such as white storks, little egrets, spoonbills, and grey plover. This small-group tour is limited to 10 people to guarantee an intimate atmosphere.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.33
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Two Islands Boat Trip in Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Two Islands Boat Trip in Faro

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Cruise from Faro to Ria Formosa Natural Park on an outing by catamaran that explores the remote islands of Faro and Deserta. This cruise is the perfect way to experience the Ria Formosa estuary, where you’ll find a maze of wetlands split by canals and hidden islands. Watch for the coastal birds of the Algarve as you relax on the 12-person catamaran, then enjoy some beach time on each island before returning to Faro. Both morning and afternoon departures are available.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.39
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$42.39
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Algarve Buggy Tours

Algarve Buggy Tours

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Explore the Algarve’s lesser-known inland region on this adventurous buggy tour. Embark on a quick road trip with a local guide who will lead you to the Algarve’s many charming under-the-radar spots. Enjoy a relaxing ride as you escape the coast and cruise through bucolic countryside villages, vineyards, and farmland. Plus, get your adrenaline going with a little off-road river experience.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.56
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Salt Ponds Guided Tour With Bathing in the Portuguese

Salt Ponds Guided Tour With Bathing in the Portuguese "Dead Sea" from Faro

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Explore the Ria Formosa Natural Park’s most beautiful salt ponds by open-top Jeep on this small-group tour from Faro. Skip the hassles of traveling independently, and discover the ponds and their surrounding wildlife and wetlands. Learn the secrets of sea salt production, observe flora and fauna such as herons, flamingos, and spoonbills; and choose to take a floating bath in the salt-rich "Dead Sea" and shop for artisanal salt products.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.48
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Lagos, Sagres & Cape St.Vincent Half-Day Bus Tour

Lagos, Sagres & Cape St.Vincent Half-Day Bus Tour

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Discover highlights along West Algarve’s coast during this half-day guided tour of Lagos and Sagres from the Algarve. See historic artifacts, monuments, and churches, and drive through traditional fishing villages lining the coast. Top it off with a picture-perfect viewpoint atop a Sagres cliffside.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$28.35
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1 or 2 Hour Speed Boat Tour - Ria Formosa

1 or 2 Hour Speed Boat Tour - Ria Formosa

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Experience Ria Formosa vibrant shoreline from the water on an exciting small-group speedboat tour! Speed up through the Inspiring Natural Channels of the Ria Formosa Natural Park on this Boat Tour from Faro. You will slide through the astonishing canals in a modern, fast and comfortable boat and you will see why Ria Formosa Natural Park is named one of the Portuguese “Seven Natural Wonders”. Along the tour you will be able to admire some of most magnificent exquisite birds and other wildlife that live all year long at the Natural Park. • Small Groups Tours • 1 or 2 Hours Tours • 1 Hour Tour visit 1 Island • 2 Hour Tour visit 2 Islands • Choose a morning or afternoon tour • Experience a comfortable Speed Boat Ride • Driven by a local professional guide
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.33
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 4 Stops 4 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

4 Stops 4 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

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Visit The Ria Formosa Natural Parque in a confortable catamaran and discover the 4 beautiful islands with 4 Stops : Deserta Island, Farol Island, Culatra Island an Hangares Island. You can snorkeling, walking near the ocean , enjoy a typical lunch on Culatra Island and observe the culture of oysters. ( Free Masks ) ( lunch not Included - you can bring your Pick Nick)
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$37.27
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Benagil Cave tour from Faro

Benagil Cave tour from Faro

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Algarve Beauties is the only service in Faro that provide a tour to the Marinha beach and the cave of Benagil. We are unique because we offer excitement and some adventure to the mix. You will do some bodyboard and see the most amazing places in the Algarve. If you come to the Algarve book one day with us for a day you will remember forever!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.12
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour

Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour

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Make the most of your time in Ria Formosa Natural Park by going on a bike tour. You’ll cover more ground than if you were traveling on foot, and you'll spend a whole day in the fresh air. Cut the stress out of navigating and potentially getting lost by having a guide to lead the way. Your guide will enhance your experience by providing commentary, pointing out flora and fauna, and taking you to the most picturesque spots. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.61
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Islands Tour: Half Day Cruise in Ria Formosa National Park

Islands Tour: Half Day Cruise in Ria Formosa National Park

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Make the most of your time exploring Ria Formosa Natural Park by traveling with a guide on this half-day excursion. While you move through the canals of Olhao, the Barrier Islands, and the bay of Armona, learn about the area’s ecosystem and history through guided commentary. Make a stop for lunch (own expense) in the tiny fishing village of Cultura, where you can get a restaurant recommendation or picnic on the beach.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Romantic Sunset Tour in the Ria Formosa: From Faro

Romantic Sunset Tour in the Ria Formosa: From Faro

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Enjoy a romantic sunset cruise for two around the Ria Formosa Natural Park. Take a small, private catamaran and watch the sun dip below the horizon as you enjoy some champagne and strawberries. Admire the beautiful coastal scenery during golden hour and let the day melt away as you sail in the lagoon.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$181.67
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Small Group - Dolphin and Wildlife Watching in Faro

Small Group - Dolphin and Wildlife Watching in Faro

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Our main goal is to connect science and tourism by providing wildlife watching boat tours while we collect data for scientific research. During this tour you will have the chance to learn more about our local fauna and get to know how we are studying these animals.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.69
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Relax Tour on Solar Boat Ria Formosa

Relax Tour on Solar Boat Ria Formosa

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We are a company focused on providing unique environmentally conscious tourist experiences. We focus daily on the development of good practices for a sustainable activity, using our vessels powered by solar energy. We believe in raising awareness of environmental and cultural education, contributing to a better future. We want to share with you the tranquility and balance of this place ...
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.17
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Faro Cultural by Night Segway Tour

Faro Cultural by Night Segway Tour

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Make the most of your evening in Faro by seeing multiple attractions on this night Segway tour. Beginners will feel at ease, as this tour is for all ages and skill levels, with helmets provided. See areas of the city that aren’t accessible by public transport, and have a guide to navigate. Highlights include Paço Episcopal, São Pedro Church, the City’s Archway, and much more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.64
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Private Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

Private Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

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Take a sightseeing cruise around the beautiful Ria Formosa Natural Park on your own private boat. This half-day tour leaves from Faro and stops at the islands of Armona, Culatra, Farol, and Deserta where you can enjoy time on the beach to soak up the sun and swim. Snorkel masks are provided for those who would like to discover the underwater marine life of the area.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$181.67
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$181.67
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour

Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour

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Journey to Ria Formosa Natural Park on this 2.5-hour small-group tour led by a professional guide. Covering more than 60 kilometers of beautiful, rugged coastline, the Ria Formosa Natural Park is not a place to miss. Admire a stunning array of birds as well as unique flora and fauna, all while learning about the park’s history and its significance from your guide. This is a great alternative to a low-key beach holiday, for people who want to immerse themselves in Portugal’s natural beauty.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.50
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Eco- Cork Factory Tour & Museum

Eco- Cork Factory Tour & Museum

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Immerse yourself in the world of cork on this guided tour. First, visit the Cork Room at the Algarve Costume Museum to see a film and learn about the process from tree to finished product. Then, visit a traditional cork factory to see the process up close, a cork shop to see unique finds made from the material, and take a walk amongst cork trees at a Cork Oak Plantation.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$17.56
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Best of the East: Faro, Olhão, Tavira and Cacela Velha

Best of the East: Faro, Olhão, Tavira and Cacela Velha

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Embrace the magic of the East Algarve during a guided day trip to Faro, Olhao, Tavira, and Cacela Velha, leaving from the Algarve region. This tour visits the charming Old Town in Faro, the elegant capital of the Algarve. Explore architecture like Tavira Castle, a ruin considered to be from the Neolithic era. Then, enjoy free time to relish the mellow atmosphere in the fishing town of Olhão. Finally, pass by the Gilão River and absorb panoramic views in Cacela Velha, where your tour concludes.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.31
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Ria Formosa Small-Group Catamaran Sunset Tour from Faro

Ria Formosa Small-Group Catamaran Sunset Tour from Faro

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Enjoy a sunset cruise on this small-group tour of Ria Formosa Natural Park. Led by a local guide, this tour of no more than 12 passengers promises gorgeous views and an intimate experience of the Algarve’s sprawling knot of marshes, canals and islands. Indulge your inner birder and watch for the park’s many winged creatures, including the rare purple swamphen, during this budget-friendly outing.   
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$248.44
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